understood

  • 1 Understood — Un der*stood , imp. & p. p. of {Understand}. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 understood — index assumed (inferred), clear (apparent), cognizable, coherent (clear), consensual, constr …

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  • 3 understood — the past tense and past participle of understand …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 4 understood — [adj] assumed, implicit accepted, appreciated, axiomatic, down pat*, implied, inferential, inferred, known, on to*, pat, presumed, roger*, tacit, taken for granted, undeclared, unexpressed, unsaid, unspoken, unstated, wise to, wordless; concept… …

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  • 5 understood — [un΄dər stood′] vt., vi. pt. & pp. of UNDERSTAND adj. 1. known; comprehended 2. agreed upon 3. implied but not expressed …

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  • 6 Understood — Understand Un der*stand ([u^]n d[ e]r*st[a^]nd ), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Understood} (([u^]n d[ e]r*st[oo^]d ),), and Archaic {Understanded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Understanding}.] [OE. understanden, AS. understandan, literally, to stand under; cf. AS.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 7 understood — adj. understood that + clause (it was understood that everyone would help) * * * understood that + clause (it was understood that everyone would help) …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 8 understood — /un deuhr stood /, v. 1. pt. and pp. of understand. adj. 2. agreed upon; known in advance; assented to: It is the understood policy of this establishment to limit credit. 3. implied but not stated; left unexpressed: The understood meaning of a… …

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  • 9 understood — [[t]ʌ̱ndə(r)st ʊd[/t]] Understood is the past tense and past participle of understand …

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  • 10 understood — un•der•stood [[t]ˌʌn dərˈstʊd[/t]] v. 1) pt. and pp. of understand 2) agreed upon by all parties 3) implied but not stated: The understood meaning of a danger sign is “Keep away.”[/ex] …

    From formal English to slang

  • 11 understood — The phrase it is understood, when employed as a word of contract in a written agreement, has the same general force as the words it is agreed …

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  • 12 understood — adjective Date: 1605 1. fully apprehended 2. agreed upon 3. implicit …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 13 understood — 1. adjective /ʌndəɻˈstʊd/ Of things which have been comprehended. 2. verb /ʌndəɻˈstʊd/ <! Please, add translations only on the page for the base form of the verb, understand 3. interjection /ʌndəɻˈstʊd/ Indicates comprehension on the part of… …

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  • 14 understood — Synonyms and related words: accepted, accounted as, acknowledged, admitted, agreed, alleged, appreciated, apprehended, arranged, ascertained, assumed, assumptive, comprehended, conceded, conceived, conjectured, conventional, covenanted, customary …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 15 understood — I (Roget s IV) modif. 1. [Comprehended] Syn. penetrated, realized, appreciated, known, discovered, grasped, reasoned out, rationalized, explained, experienced, discerned, distinguished, made out, learned, fathomed, searched, explored, analyzed,… …

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  • 16 understood — un|der|stood [ˌʌndəˈstud US ər ] the past tense and past participle of ↑understand …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 17 understood — adj. capable of being inferred, implied; agreed upon, commonly known; comprehended un·der·stand || ‚ʌndÉ™(r) stænd v. grasp the meaning of (e.g. words); comprehend (a cause, reason, motivation, etc.); deduce, infer, perceive the… …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 18 understood — past and past participle of understand …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 19 understood — the past tense and past participle of understand …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 20 understood — un·der·stood …

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